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Fast-food Labor Expands Scope of Fight for $15

Chicago Tribune - March 31, 2015, by Alejandra Cancino - The group huddled in front of a...

04/2/2015 | Raising the Minimum Wage

Biggest U.S. Mass Protest & Rally Ever Staged for $15 Wage Set for April

Sky Valley Chronicle - April 1, 2015 - According to organizers, it's going to be huge. Fast food workers across the...

04/2/2015 | Raising the Minimum Wage

Fatal Construction Accident Shows Higher Risks Faced by Latino Workers

Truthout - March 31. 2015, by Danica Jorden - Monday morning, March 23, 2015, in Raleigh, North Carolina, was a mild...

03/31/2015 | Improving Job Quality

‘Fight for $ 15′: fast food employees prepare mobilizations throughout the country

Inside the World - Associated Press Kendall Fells, organizational director of the campaign “Fight for $ 15,” said...

03/31/2015 | Raising the Minimum Wage

Fast-Food Labor Organizers Plan Actions for April 15

ABC News - March 31, 2015, Candice Choi - Fast-food labor organizers say they're expanding the scope of their campaign...

03/31/2015 | Improving Job Quality, Raising the Minimum Wage

Post Navigation Report Finds Lack of Proper Fraud Oversight at Charters in State

LA School Report - March 24, 2015, by Craig Clough - California is extremely vulnerable to fraud at charter schools and...

03/24/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Report: Lax Oversight Leaves Charter Schools Vulnerable to Fraud

SF Gate - March 24, 2015, by Jill Tucker - California’s 1,100 charter schools are subject to insufficient financial...

03/24/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

California Charter Schools Vulnerable to Fraud, Report Says

The Washington Post - March 24, 2015, by Emma Brown - Journalists, auditors and other investigators have turned up more...

03/24/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Report Calling for More Oversight to Prevent Charter School Fraud Draws Rebuke

LA Times - March 23, 2015, by Zahira Torres - California lawmakers must strengthen financial oversight of charter...

03/23/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

CPD's Connie Razza Joins MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry to Discuss the Strength of the Dollar

Melissa Harris-Perry - March 22, 2015 - How does the strength or weakness of the dollar affect average Americans?...

03/22/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up


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